No business as usual: An update from Uganda

In this series, we hear from the Little Sun partners around the globe on how their work and life is affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and what they think the post-pandemic future will bring. We publish accounts from our partners both in Africa as well as in Europe…

Coronavirus in Senegal: What does daily life look like

As the Covid-19 pandemic challenges daily life everywhere in the world, we reached out to our global partners to check in and hear how their work and life is affected by this crisis. Throughout the series, we will publish accounts from our partners both in Africa as well…

A letter from John Heller, CEO, Little Sun

Dear Friends, We are all…concerned.  We are all…trying to keep our loved ones safe.  We are all…longing for some kind of normalcy. “We are all” has a deeper, more poignant truth now.  We are all in this mess together.  We are all talking about the same thing.  We…

Little Sun and Materials Part 1: The Plastic

One of the most frequently asked questions Little Sun receives is: Why is Little Sun made from plastic? The short answer is: Because there is no alternative yet which meets our high-quality needs. But we are looking into sustainable material alternatives and conducting research and design (R&D) projects…

Little Sun 2019 | A Year in Pictures

Little Sun 2019 | A Year in Pictures (PDF) Dear Friends of Little Sun, We started Little Sun back in 2012 to deliver a safe, healthy and affordable light source to the people who need it the most, as well as to raise awareness about the unequal distribution…